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Why are men more likely to get sepsis?

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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: We don't know

It is not clear why men are more likely to have sepsis, as boys are also more likely to be septic than girls (i.
e. It isn't testosterone). Risk taking behavior may explain the difference, but it has not been studied.

In brief: We don't know

It is not clear why men are more likely to have sepsis, as boys are also more likely to be septic than girls (i.
e. It isn't testosterone). Risk taking behavior may explain the difference, but it has not been studied.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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Dr. Ziad Akl
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Not necessarily true

I am not aware that men are more likely to get sepsis.

In brief: Not necessarily true

I am not aware that men are more likely to get sepsis.
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl
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